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April Fools 2017: Google 'introduces' smart yard technology, The Google Gnome

April Fools 2017: Google 'introduces' smart yard technology, The Google Gnome

For this year, Google updated its iOS app with "I'm Feeling Woof" and "I'm Feeling Meow", which can be activated with 3D Touch on the app icon. Thanks to Google's tradition of playing the merry ...

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Global impact of Trump climate rollback to be felt over time

Global impact of Trump climate rollback to be felt over time

Supreme Court took the "unprecedented step of pausing the rule" while litigation worked its way through the federal courts. But Trump on Tuesday signed a sweeping executive order that included lifting...

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Even Evil Exxon Wants Trump to Stick With Paris Climate Accord

Even Evil Exxon Wants Trump to Stick With Paris Climate Accord

Germany's environment minister, Barbara Hendricks, said promoting renewable energy and energy efficiency is already creating large numbers of jobs around the world. The rule also eliminates an Oba...

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NASA Astronaut Breaks Record For Most Spacewalks By A Woman

She will have a total of 59 hours spacewalking after this six-and-a-half-hour spacewalk. The spacewalk followed up on the PMA-3's transfer from the station's Tranquility module to the Harmony module...

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Pennsylvania judge, 91, in fair condition after ordeal

Kosik had been taking medication for memory loss, but the U.S. Marshals said this morning that investigators can not yet rule out a "criminal nexus". FILE- This image provided by the Pennsylvania St...

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Lawyer explains why Michael Flynn's immunity request changes everything

Flynn has offered to testify about his Russian contacts in hearings before the House and Senate intelligence committees - but only if he were granted immunity, which hasn't been granted. One type, for...

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Analyst Activity - Drexel Hamilton Reiterates Buy on Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Analyst Activity - Drexel Hamilton Reiterates Buy on Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Canaccord reiterates its BUY rating and increase its price target to $165. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.3% co...

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Whitson's walk in space sets another record

NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson , who is also the oldest and most experienced space woman, did her eighth spacewalk at the International Space Station. She holds the world record for the greatest...

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Putin aide says US-Russia relations at a low

Testimony from Flynn could help shed light on the conversations he had with Russian Ambassador to the United States Sergei Kisylak previous year when he was the national security adviser for Trump's p...

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India may be hit by United States trade review

The question being posed to Trump is not heard on the White House video , nor does it show the president leaving the room and what transpires next. The theft of American prosperity will end. The only...

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Final Four 2017: Who the pros are betting on for Saturday's games

The Gamecocks outscored the Gators by 14 in the second half, holding them to 30 percent shooting and 0-for-14 from 3 in the game's final 20 minutes. The over/under was originally set at 149.5, but s...

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WrestleMania 33 will be Big Show's final WrestleMania

WrestleMania 33 will be Big Show's final WrestleMania

I don't want to say for sure because it's WWE and they change shit so often. Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer reported that Ross will be a part of the WrestleMania 33 broadcast but that was the ...

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Russian Federation 'tried to hijack U.S. election': United States senator

Russian Federation 'tried to hijack U.S. election': United States senator

Rubio was considered a favorite to win the GOP nomination previous year, but he dropped from the race in March after failing to win even his home state. Watts also said that Russian " active measures ...

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Peggy Whitson Sets New Spacewalk Record for Female Astronauts

Yesterday's walkabout is the second in a series of three space walks to outfit the exterior of the orbiting outpost with parking spots for a new generation of space taxis ferrying astronauts to th...

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March Madness 2017: Predicting the Final Four

March Madness 2017: Predicting the Final Four

More important, the Tar Heels were in last year's Final Four and have all but two players back from that team which lost on a last-second shot to Villanova in the national title gamer in Houston. I've...

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USA astronaut breaks female record for most spacewalks

Kimbrough disconnected the port during a spacewalk last Friday. The astronauts had to improvise a fix to make up for a lost piece of cloth shielding. Whitson has been in orbit on the station sin...

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Apple launches red iPhone 7 and 7Plus for AIDS fundraising campaign

Apple is releasing a special-edition version of its iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus that comes in a red finish, the company announced Tuesday. As noted by Apple CEO Tim Cook, Apple's (RED) products have...

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SpaceX relaunches landed rocket booster

SpaceX has made aerospace history after successfully launching and landing a recycled rocket, marking a critical milestone in substantially reducing the cost of space access. "This is going to be, ho...

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Putin Ready to Meet Trump at Arctic Summit

Putin Ready to Meet Trump at Arctic Summit

He added that the value of the Arctic's mineral riches was estimated to be US$30 trillion (S$41.8 trillion). "It is very risky for us to have these low relations, that low relationship. Mr Watts sai...

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Adam Schiff Gets To See Secret Trump Probe Documents

Nunes is facing growing calls to step away from the panel's Russian Federation investigation as revelations about a secret source meeting on White House grounds raised questions about his and the pane...

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Spacewalkers cope with lost cover; NASA's Peggy Whitson sets a women's record

At around 11:00PM AEDT, Whitson and ISS commander Shane Kimbrough began their preparations, while the rest of the crew just sort of chilled. Floating in the Quest airlock, Kimbrough and Whitson sw...

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The S8's facial recognition feature can be bypassed with a photo

Samsung says the dock also features a built-in fan to keep your device cool. In addition, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ offer next-level gaming experiences with vivid and superior graphic technology, as w...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: the weigh

As unbelievable as the Galaxy S8 series sound, it appears that some folks aren't buying it - literally . What was initially reviewed as one of the best Android phones of the year quickly became a h...

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Apple Reiterates Commitment to Obama Era Climate Pledge

Apple Reiterates Commitment to Obama Era Climate Pledge

US President Donald Trump signed an order on Tuesday to undo Obama-era climate change regulations, keeping a campaign promise to support the coal industry and calling into question US support for the ...

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Oldest Spacewoman Sets Spacewalking Record

During today's spacewalk, Whitson planned to hook up heater cables and remove a thermal cover from PMA-3 while Kimbrough installed an upgraded computer relay box in the station's power truss. The firs...

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NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Breaks Female Spacewalking Record

She has surpassed the 50-hour, 40-minute mark of accumulated spacewalking time, previously set by former station resident Sunita Williams. Whitson and her NASA crewmate, Shane Kimbrough , were al...

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Beijing: US, China Paying Close Attention to N. Korea's Nuke Issue

China today said the first meeting between its president Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump next week will chart out the course of bilateral ties amidst "profound and complicated" global situa...

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Republicans 'Turn The Cannons On Each Other' In Week Of Public Feuding

Donald Trump has turned his fire on members of his own party, declaring after the failed healthcare push that the conservative Freedom Caucus group will hurt the entire Republican agenda. Meanwhile, i...

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Crowdfunding campaign looks to buy web browsing histories of US politicians

Crowdfunding campaign looks to buy web browsing histories of US politicians

Tennessee-based net neutrality and privacy activist Adam McElhaney's GoFundMe has far surpassed its goal of $10,000, as more than 10,000 people have donated close to $165,000. "I'd encourage anyone...

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Snapchat Adds More Accessible Search Feature

For instance, the company says that you can search simply for "puppies" and see a Story full of puppy videos and images. It's essentially a very high-tech way of inspiring a major sense of FOMO in pro...

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Trump defends Flynn immunity move

Flynn was forced to resign as national security adviser in February for failing to disclose talks with Kislyak about USA sanctions on Moscow and misleading Vice President Mike Pence about the conversa...

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Flynn's Immunity Request May Not Be the Bombshell Everyone Thinks It Is

Flynn's Immunity Request May Not Be the Bombshell Everyone Thinks It Is

Peskov also said Friday that Russian officials aren't anxious about what might emerge from any congressional testimony under immunity by ousted US national security adviser Michael Flynn, saying the...

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Donald Trump has just made climate change a whole lot scarier

Trump's executive order does not fundamentally change the economics of power production. He was joined onstage by Coal Miner, a group he courted heavily during the campaign. Energy companies have ...

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LGBTQ Community: NC's Repeal of "Bathroom Bill" Does More Harm than Help

The repeal was signed into law by Democratic Governor Roy Cooper , the former state attorney general who opposed HB 2 from the outset and unseated the former Republican governor previous year in la...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Arrives April 21

According to a report in Engadget , a Microsoft spokesperson confirmed the software giant is accepting pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition, which will hit retail stores in the U...

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